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The Victorian Collection features a wide assortment of British sociopolitical periodicals published from 1834 to 1900. This material covers such topics as religious revivals and Temperance movements, politics, agriculture, population studies, illustration, family values, and biography. These periodicals were produced and distributed to educate and persuade, so that, in the words of the editor for the Anti-Corn-Law Society, “the public mind may be kept in a state of information and vigilance” ab...



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First published under title Monita privata Societatis Jesu, Notobrigae, 1612 (i. e. Cracow, 1614) cf. Wetzer und Welte's Kirchenlexikon. 2 aufl. 1886-1901. v. 8, col. 1776
Topics: Jesuits, Monita secreta Societatis Jesu, Anti-Catholicism
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by Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930; Paget, Sidney, 1861-1908, ill. ill
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First one volume edition
Topics: Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character), Private investigators
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by Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863
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First edition, first issued in cloth. Bound in original cloth
The Victorian Collection
by Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876; Banks, William, ill. ill; Aspland, Theophil Lindsey, 1807-1890, ill. ill; Ruthven, John
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Preface dated: March 12, 1855
Topic: Natural history
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by Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900; Crane, Walter, 1845-1915, ill; Jacomb Hood, G. P. (George Percy), 1857-1929, ill; Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900, inscriber. UPB; Melvill, Harry, former owner. UPB
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"Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson and Co., London and Edinburgh"--Colophon
T.p. within single rule
Topics: Classical geography, Geography, Ancient
The Victorian Collection
by Spurgeon, C. H. (Charles Haddon), 1834-1892
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"A record of combat with sin and of labour for the Lord."
Topic: Baptists
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by Rossetti, Christina Georgina, 1830-1894; Rossetti, William Michael, 1829-1919
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First collected edition
T.p. within decorated border
Topic: Fraternal organizations
The Victorian Collection
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Cattermole, George, 1800-1868, ill; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill
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"This Tale is now reprinted...from the stereotype plates of 'Master Humphrey's clock' where it was occasionally interrupted by other matter, which is expunged from this Edition. It is presented here complete in one volume."
Includes index
The Victorian Collection
by Pardoe, Miss (Julia), 1806-1862
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854
xi, 9-383, [384], [8] p. : 19 cm
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Topics: Bazaars (Charities), Needlework
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by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, inscriber. UPB
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Added t.-p. engr., dated 1850
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by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Seymour, Robert, 1798-1836, ill; Buss, Robert William, 1804-1875 ill; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, signer. UPB; Fletcher, Angus, former owner. UPB
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Originally published in 20 numbers, bound in 19 monthly parts, April 1836-November 1837, the last part forming a double number. It was published in book form on November 17, 1837. Illustrated by Richard Seymour (pts. 1-2); Robert W. Buss (pt. 3); Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"), for the remainder parts
The Victorian Collection
by Furniss, John, 1809-1865
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Topic: Hell
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Includes index
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Subtitle varies
Topics: English newspapers, English periodicals, Advertising
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Map of London on [16] pages before the title page
The Victorian Collection
by Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
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Description based on: 1896
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Topics: Cooperation, Cooperation
The Victorian Collection
by Hawes, C. W. (Charles William)
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Title on cover: Hawes' hand book to temperance hotels
Topics: Temperance, Hotels
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Added title-page, engraved
Topic: genealogy
The Victorian Collection
by Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941
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Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Topic: Mormons
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by Foote, G. W. (George William), 1850-1915
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Topics: Free thought, Last words
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by Tombleson, William, b. 1795; Fearnside, W. G. (William Gray)
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Engraved title pages, with vignettes
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by Puzzlewell, Peter, author; Puzzlewell, Peter. Choice collection of riddles, charades, rebusses; Grant and Griffith, publisher; S. & J. Bentley, Wilson & Fley, printer
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Previously published under title: A choice collection of riddles, charades, rebusses
Topics: Riddles, Juvenile, Games, Charades, Rebuses, Word games, Puzzles
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Topics: Resurrection, Future punishment
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by Whymper, Edward, 1840-1911; Edmonds & Remnants, binder
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Title vignette
Topic: Mountaineering
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Isabel, Lady, 1831-1896, ed; McCarthy, Justin H. (Justin Huntly), 1860-1936, ed; Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890, tr
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This edition is a much Bowdlerized version of the original edition
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Appendices: On sulphur in Iceland, by Henchel, G. S. Mackenzie, Consul Crowe, Captain Burton (Notes on Mr. Vincent's paper), and C. C. Blake. Leasing contract -- report of the althing. Sulphur in Sicily. Sulphur in Transylvania. Sulphur in Andaman Islands
Topic: Sulphur
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by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver. egr
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Title vignette
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by Thornbury, Walter, 1828-1876; Walford, Edward, 1823-1897, ed. edt; Fairholt, F. W. (Frederick William), 1814-1866, ill. ill
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Listed as first edition
The Victorian Collection
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Most of the plates are hand colored
Topic: Fashion
The Victorian Collection
by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894; Crane, Walter, 1845-1915, ill; James Burn & Company (binder)
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Listed as first edition, first printing
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Peck, Frederick S., 1868-1947, former owner. UPB
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Penzer, N.M. Burton
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by Auerbach, Meir ben Isaac, 1815-1878; Salant, Samuel, 1815 or 16-1909; Montefiore, Moses, Sir, 1784-1885
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Hebrew text paged with Hebrew characters
Topics: Jews, genealogy
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Appendices: On sulphur in Iceland, by Henchel, G. S. Mackenzie, Consul Crowe, Captain Burton (Notes on Mr. Vincent's paper), and C. C. Blake. Leasing contract -- report of the althing. Sulphur in Sicily. Sulphur in Transylvania. Sulphur in Andaman Islands
Topic: Sulphur
Publication suspended July 1869-Jan. 1873
Topics: Women, Women
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by Maitland, Julia Charlotte, -1864, author; Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, publisher; Spottiswoodes and Shaw, printer
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Republished in 1858 under title: Historical acting charades
Topic: Charades
The Victorian Collection
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Salomons, David, Sir, 1851-1925, former owner. fmo UPB; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, inscriber. UPB
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Contains seventeen papers, originally published in All the year round
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Drake, Charles F. Tyrwhitt, 1846-1874
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Complete set of illustrations
Topic: Ethnology
The Victorian Collection
by Cox, F. A. (Francis Augustus), 1783-1853
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Previous published in the Encyclopaedia Metropolitana, 3d division: History and biography, 1848 as part of an article on "Biblical antiquities with some collateral subjects illustrating the language, geography and early history of Palestine."--Cf. NUC pre 1956 imprints
Topics: Bible, Bible, Natural history
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At head of Title: A companion book to "Guess Me."
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Topics: Magic tricks, Amusements, Indoor games, Card tricks, Fireworks
The Victorian Collection
by Bullock, Charles, 1829-1911, ed
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Editor: Charles Bullock
Topic: Church of England
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Printed by J.E. Adlard, Printer, Bartholomew Close
Topic: Windsor Castle
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Most of the plates are hand colored
Topic: Fashion
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by Carne, John, 1789-1844; Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854, ill; Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872, ill
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Added title-pages engraved
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by Jenson, Andrew, 1850-1941
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Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Topic: Mormons
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Paged continuously
Topics: Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580, Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580, Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Civilization, Medieval
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by Besant, Annie, 1847-1933
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Caption title
Topic: Socialism
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Cameron, Verney Lavett, 1844-1894
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Includes index
Topic: Gold mines and mining
The Victorian Collection
by Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
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Description based on: 1896
Topics: Cooperation, Cooperation
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by Vegetarian Society (Manchester, England)
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Topic: Vegetarianism
Listed as first edition
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by International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England and United Services; International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England
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"Official organ of the Grand Lodge of England."
Topic: Temperance
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Cover title
Topics: Hours of labor, Socialism
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by Trollope, Frances Milton, 1780-1863; Hervieu, Auguste, engraver; William, Duke of Brunswick, 1804-1884, former owner. fmo UPB
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Added t.p., engraved, accompanied with protective sheet
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by Vegetarian Society (Manchester, England)
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Topic: Vegetarianism
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"A penny monthly magazine, devoted to the moral, physical, and domestic improvement of the industrious classes" (varies)
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by Stables, Gordon, 1840-1910, author
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Date of publication taken from English cat., volume 4, page 296
Topics: Indoor games, Amusements, Sports, Handicraft, Physical sciences, Magic tricks, Indoor games --...
First edition published: London, C. Knight & Co., 1845
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic sites
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Peck, Frederick S., 1868-1947, former owner. UPB
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First edition
Topic: Maori (New Zealand people)
xxiv, 251, [1], 39, [1] p., [11] leaves of plates : 18 cm
Topic: Lake District (England) -- Guidebooks
Subtitle varies: Vol. 1 no. 1-6, Memoirs and correspondence of an editor
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15 v. : 18-20 cm
Topics: Slavery -- United States -- Periodicals, Gift books -- Periodicals
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by Leighton, John, 1822-1912; Fleming, George, 1833-1901 former owner. UPB
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Listed as first edition
Topics: Cries, Peddlers and peddling, Architecture, Public buildings
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by Gilbert, Linney; Daniell, William, 1769-1837, ill. ill
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Added t.p., engraved
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by Pereira da Silva, J. M. (João Manuel), 1819-1898; Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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On cover: Translated from the Brazilian
Topics: Moraes, Manuel de, 1586-1651, genealogy
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by Speke, John Hanning, 1827-1864
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Journal of adventures in Somaliland -- Journal of a cruise on the Tanganyika Lake
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by Tristram, H. B. (Henry Baker), 1822-1906; Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain)
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"Published under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, Appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
Includes index
Topics: Rochdale Equitable Pioneers' Society, Cooperation
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Peck, Frederick S., 1868-1947, former owner. UPB
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Text printed in double columns